Fastmarkets will launch its new suite of US black mass payable indicators on Wednesday August 7, following a one-month consultation period.

Here are the key takeaways from market participants on scrap metal prices, market confidence, inventory and more from our July survey

Fastmarkets invited feedback from the industry on the pricing methodology for its MB-IRO-0004 pig iron import, cfr Gulf of Mexico, US assessment, via an open consultation process between May 24 and June 24, 2024. This consultation was done as part of our annual methodology review process.

Fastmarkets proposes to amend the name of the MB-AL-0231 Aluminium P1020A all-in price, delivered Midwest US, US cents/lb to clarify that the price is based on the London Metal Exchange cash aluminium price.

Here are the four key takeaways from the US scrap market participants of our June survey

The publication of Fastmarkets’ assessments for the nickel briquette premium, delivered Midwest US and the nickel 4×4 cathode premium, delivered Midwest US for June 4 were delayed because of incorrect methodology application.

Explore the dynamic shifts in the US lumber export market and discover how global trends are influencing trade flows

Here are the four key takeaways from the US scrap market participants in our May survey

What factors are driving the significant downturn in US housing starts, accompanied by a decrease in building permits?

Fastmarkets will amend the frequency of its aluminium low-carbon differential P1020A, US Midwest and its aluminium low-carbon differential value-added product, US Midwest as of the assessment on Friday May 3.